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  1. The anthropologist, John Leroy, and a local headman stand next to a longhouse (yaeada) under construction for upcoming pig ceremony

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    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Building; Rites and ceremonies; Children; Pig ceremony; Anthropologists; Dwellings
    • Format: image
  2. Young man wears face paint, baler shell valuable, red headdress decorated with yellow cockatoo feathers and marsupial fur

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Jewelry; Body marking; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Portraits; Pig ceremony; Headdresses; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  3. Women on the sidelines during a ceremonial pork exchange, wearing mission-approved attire

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Women; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange; Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  4. Visiting decorated participants parade in ritual finery, carrying banners of currency

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Pig ceremony; Body marking; Ceremonial exchange; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Clothing and dress; Shell money; Dance; Jewelry; Headdresses
    • Format: image
  5. Villager, perspiring and fatigued, wears feathered looped headdress with trade-bead headband, face paint and baler shell valuable

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Body marking; Jewelry; Pig ceremony; Shell money; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Portraits; Headdresses; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  6. A village leader in regalia including a headdress with feathers, a pearlshell ornament, and other shell valuables

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Body marking; Shell money; Rites and ceremonies; Weapons; Headdresses; Feathers; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  7. The headman at Iapi, adorned for parading, wears a large baler shell ornament, a wig adorned with marsupial fur, and red and white face paint

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Wigs; Shell money; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies; Weapons; Jewelry; Body marking
    • Format: image
  8. Thatching a longhouse (yaeada) for a later pig ceremony

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Dwellings; Building; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  9. Stones are heated for an earth oven, in which various foods, including snakes (seen in foreground), will be cooked, wrapped in banana leaves.

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Cookery; Snakes; Pig ceremony; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  10. Singeing a pig prior to butchering and cooking for ritual exchange

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Pig ceremony; Ceremonial exchange; Cookery; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies; Pork; swine
    • Format: image
  11. Removed from an earth oven: pork, marsupial meat, cooked tubers and greens; pearlshell (center) and a few coins in Australian currency are added for gifts

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Marsupials; Pig ceremony; Pork; Cookery; Sweet potatoes; Shell money; Ceremonial exchange; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies; Yams
    • Format: image
  12. Preparing an earth oven, slabs of pork and other foods hang from poles in background

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Cookery; Ceremonial exchange; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Pork; Rites and ceremonies; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  13. Pigs tied to stakes in preparation for killing, Australian money on pole (center) and pearlshells (r), Koiari village houses in background

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange; Shell money; Rites and ceremonies; swine; Dwellings; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  14. Pearlshells (smeared with red pigment) and Australian currency are prepared for ceremonial exchange, as a mission convert looks on

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies; Shell money; Pig ceremony; Headdresses; Missions; Ceremonial exchange; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  15. Participants leave for home, their netbags (bilums) filled with pork and other items

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: String bags; Pork; Rites and ceremonies; Pig ceremony; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  16. Participants arriving with pearlshells and Australian currency affixed to poles

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Pig ceremony; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Shell money; Ceremonial exchange; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  17. Men stand in a circle while chanting about past and future undertakings.

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Dance; Headdresses; Wigs; Rites and ceremonies; Singing; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  18. Men showing pearlshells for ceremonial exchange

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Shell money; Pig ceremony; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange; Dwellings; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  19. Men readying pearlshells and currency (money) for ceremonial distribution

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies; Ceremonial exchange; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Pig ceremony; Shell money
    • Format: image
  20. Men kill their pigs with clubs as an Australian spectator takes a photograph

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies; Anthropologists; Ceremonial exchange; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); swine
    • Format: image